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Hi, I'm Betti
My radiation wasn't painful but then it was my chest and axilla that were being radiated. My clinic had me use pure aloe vera gel on the treated areas and other than a sunburn my skin stayed intac...
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Hi, I'm Betti
Have you talked with your doctor(s) about it?
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  • Sun Mar 24, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
Insurance companies generally encourage 2nd and if need be 3rd opinions. It sounds like you may need to find a different Oncologist as that is no way to act towards someone. I know when I had my ...
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  • Sat Mar 23, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm bettysw
Hi Cindy, You've been put thru the wringer lately! Well you know as well as I do there is always light at the end of the tunnel, we've overcome a lot, and will continue to do so. Went to my five ...
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Hi, I'm KATHLEEN S.
Does anyone know when you get cancer or how long you have had it? When I first got sick I was told I had pneumonia it turned out to be stage 4 lung cancer . It traveled from my lung to my brain com...
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Hi, I'm DIANE M.
I was doing chemo most of the fall and most of the side effects were for me from the steroids. Then had a stem cell transplant in early January. I was leery of having that but saw data that showed ...
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  • about 14 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm DENNIS B K.
Guys, lupron & elagard are alot a like, I have been on elagard for 7 years, & 3 yrs with casodex. Gleason of 9. untill resently, psa was low, 3,4,5....now its 10 and we have look at other options....
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  • Sun Mar 24, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I wasn't saying it's not real as I know those who have suffered with it. It was just this particular lady who was always blaming her chemo. and in her case it probably didn't help but she is defin...
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  • Sun Mar 24, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm LISA H R.
Dena, I'm sure by now you are into treatment. I was diagnosed in July 2018 with rectal cancer. What a shock. Never thought or expected I would be going through any of this. I did tell myself tha...
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  • Sun Mar 24, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
I never had any neuropathy from my chemo. meds. A chemo buddy told me her Onc. recommended Vitamin B6 and Glutamine for hers. I bought a small bottle of each but never had to use it. Everyone is...
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